Temporary Error 8

This error message typically corrects itself within a few hours, but you can often fix the error by making any change to your Yahoo Mail settings. Here's how.


  1. Sign in to Yahoo Mail.
  2. Mouse over the Settings menu icon Gear icon | select Settings.
  3. Click Writing email on the left.
  4. Check or uncheck an item, such as Save a copy of the message in the Sent folder.
  5. Click Save.

Repeat the steps to undo the changes you made in step 4. The error should be gone.

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